Downton Abbey Reviews

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January 26, 2020
This is basically a high-toned soap opera, but it is not overly serious. It is largely a comedy of manners. There is plenty of humor and high spirits in this story and the acting is excellent. The production values are first-rate.
November 27, 2019
[F]or those who followed the British period TV series which ended in 2015, there is plenty of nostalgia and fan service.
November 27, 2019
As a feature-length movie, the film falters on a few levels, but, as the end of an era and a final goodbye, it hits all the right notes. It's extravagant, rich and exactly what you'd expect on a trip to Downton Abbey.
November 22, 2019
It's a good time for any period film fans, but even more for fans of the original show. [Full Review in Spanish]
November 21, 2019
Downton Abbey can be viewed with pleasure, including the soapy moments. [Full review in Spanish]
November 21, 2019
The series was less about affirming a reality than about longing for an ideal. This coda imagined by Fellowes is honest with its own evocation. [Full Review in Spanish]
November 21, 2019
The series transitions to the big screen well, even the theme song and the castle seem bigger and grander on the big screen. It's easy to get swept up in the spectacle of it all.
November 17, 2019
Romantic, gorgeous costuming, stunning sweeping cinematography. Maggie Smith steals the show!
November 12, 2019
Newbies will still be able to enjoy the lighthearted fare however, those familiar with the series created by Julian Fellowes will benefit the most. A real treat for fans.
November 12, 2019
Just to see these two venerable actresses in action is worth the visit. The rest is a massage for the eyes, a box of chocolates expertly designed by the best British pastry chefs. [Full Review in Spanish]
November 7, 2019
Downton Abbey is like a long - and good - episode, true to the essence of the series in tone, structure and adventures. [Full review in Spanish]
November 4, 2019
Downton Abbey doesn't feel unnecessary, but it's rather an homage to and a reminder of a bygone era. [Full Review in Spanish]
October 22, 2019
It's a comedy of manners that brings forth the best of British humour and acting talent. It sums up the challenges and anxieties of that bygone era from British history which saw a change in the British class system...
October 22, 2019
This is a delight for fans of the drama series set in the world of the British aristocracy.
October 21, 2019
Combined with impeccable costume design, attention to production details, and dreamy cinematography, 'Downton Abbey' is a treat for fans of the series who will thoroughly enjoy this big-screen version.
October 21, 2019
Don't expect much of a plot as the Earl of Downton and his loyal retinue prepare to host the royal family. Do expect sumptuous production design and soap opera-style drama.
October 21, 2019
When it was announced Downton was getting a feature length film, I admit I had a fair amount of skepticism, but Julian Fellows' script was true to form.
October 20, 2019
Fellowes giftwraps the heartbeat of his beloved show and presents it to [fans] intact, including all the glamour and beauty of the sets and costumes.
October 19, 2019
Thank you, Julian Fellowes, for creating these people and their trials and tribulations; you've performed a service for us all.
October 17, 2019
Downton Abbey offers all of the series' visual and narrative treats.
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